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labored

adjective

Simple Definition of labored

  • : produced or done with great effort

  • : not having an easy or natural quality

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of labored

  1. :  produced or performed with labor <labored breathing>; also :  lacking ease of expression <a labored speech>

Examples of labored in a sentence

  1. The patient's symptoms included a rapid pulse and labored breathing.

  2. The movie's dialogue seems very labored.



1608

First Known Use of labored

1608


LABORED Defined for Kids

labored

adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

Definition of labored for Students

  1. :  produced or done with effort or difficulty <labored breathing>




Medical Dictionary

labored

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adjective la·bored \ˈlā-bərd\

Medical Definition of labored

  1. :  produced or performed with difficulty or strain <labored breathing>





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